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Under the Tents: Ace Parking, Souvenir Book, NECA, J. Scott Campbell, Jericho, Eisners

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It’s already February, which means that San Diego Comic-Con 2016 is just five months away — and news is already starting to pick up. Several artists have their booth assignments, we’re getting word on what exclusives we may be seeing from NECA, Comic-Con International has revealed details about this year’s Souvenir Book and the Will Eisner Awards, and much more. ... Read More »

Toy Fair 2014: Star Wars Rebels, Alien Figures to Debut at SDCC


We have news of two fan-favorite companies debuting new licensed figures at San Diego Comic-Con this year. First, Hasbro has confirmed it will reveal 3.75-inch figures from the Star Wars Rebels line at SDCC this July. Newsarama reported that figures for Sabine and Hera, two female characters from the upcoming animated series, would be revealed at the con. We reached out ... Read More »

Toy Fair 2014: Icon Heroes, Factory, Mimoco, Square Enix and Doctor Who


Call it Comic-Conditioning. We hit the convention floor this week at the toy industry’s biggest gathering, the annual Toy Fair trade show in New York City. Many popular SDCC exhibitors were present at Toy Fair, so we asked them to spill the beans on their convention exclusives. Some did, but most couldn’t because their designs were still pending and couldn’t ... Read More »

Toy Fair 2014: Hasbro Preview Event Recap


Each winter, the toy world descends upon icy New York City to unveil its upcoming offerings during the annual Toy Fair trade show. This is typically an event for those in the industry to wheel and deal, finalize license agreements and connect buyers with new product offerings. It is also, however, a chance for us to get a first glimpse ... Read More »

SDCC AM Update: More Science Channel News, Gears of War, Hobbit Sweeps, Exhibition Map and Hasbro’s Jem!

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– In case you missed it yesterday, hidden behind all the Firefly hoopla, was some other interesting panel news courtesy of the Science Channel. The Science series Dark Matters: Twisted But True will be holding a panel on Friday, July 13 at 7:15PM in Room 6A with Fringe‘s John Noble, who serves as series host and executive producer. Attendees will be treated with a preview ... Read More »

Check out Mattel’s SDCC Collectibles

Even though we’re still three months away from the con, this is about the time that collectors are likely to start saving up. A few dollars here, a couple quarters there, then when SDCC finally rolls around they have a big stack of change to spend on some of the coolest and most collectible items around. Today Mattel announced a ... Read More »